But first, CHANGING MINDS:
John Seiffer: “With regard to yesterday’s Equal Time: Listen to Trump Activists, you said it’s going to be hard to change their minds. It’s not. It’s going to be impossible. Years ago, you posted my experiences in a religious cult. Regardless of the form of the cult (they come […]
But first . . .
I’m guessing you’ve seen this 30-second spot.
It challenges Tom and Carl’s view that the pandemic is being handled well.
To those baffled or disheartened by Trump’s rising poll numbers, it should be noted: Presidents usually become more popular in times of crisis, but by historical standards, Trump’s […]
He knows something about solitary confinement.
(His fifth tip obviously applies to people of any background.)
Douglas Symes: “Please see this brief analysis by St. Louis Fed Chairman James Bullard. Calls for getting young people back to work fast to avoid […]
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OK: First things first.
And now, re yesterday’s post:
Ralph Mason: “I think the vast majority of folks who know something about virology, epidemiology and public health in general disagree pretty strongly with Friedman and Katz. I keep looking to what’s going on in China and especially South Korea and the evidence from these […]
As Tom Friedman synthesizes it here, the smart thing to do may be to get healthy young people back to their normal lives fairly soon — to school and to work, to restaurants and bars — while taking all possible precautions to protect and care for older and less healthy people. I’ll come back […]
The possibly good idea would help tens of millions of Americans quickly at low cost, so please read on if you have time. But first:
In Hebrew. Ninety seconds. Funny.
And funny’s good, because the news is not:
Here’s what leadership looks like — barely a minute. Tom thinks it’s remarkably good leadership. Carl remains fully on board. But with regard to the pandemic, Peter now rates Trump “2” on a scale of 1 (“horrendous”) to 10 (“fantastic”). We’re making progress.
How can so much of the country have come […]
But first . . .
TAKE YOUR OWN CENSUS: No need to have anyone knock on your door. Click here. Even if you haven’t already gotten a census form […]
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